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Photo Gallery: Improv Night

Photo Gallery: Improv Night

Baya Burgess and Isabel Janssen, Photographer

November 12, 2019

Young Democrats Club promotes voter education

Young Democrats Club promotes voter education

Brooke Burgess, Reporter

November 12, 2019

Students this year are more involved in politics than ever before. The Young Democrats Club gives them the opportunity to discuss local and national elections, as well as contemporary issues such as climate change. Senior Charles Johnson, a club officer, anticipates the club being far different from l...

Administration releases new dress code

Sabrina Castle, Editor-in-Chief

November 11, 2019

On November 7, USD 497 Board of Education released an updated dress code draft. More lenient than past policies, the administration seeks to define more open guidelines of appropriate attire.  According to the outline made public by email, the board intends to “support of the district’s focus on...

Photo Gallery: Trunk or Treat

Photo Gallery: Trunk or Treat

Isis Norris, Maya Pavlyak, and Emma Hardesty, Photo Editor, Photo Editor, and Photographer

November 5, 2019

Dispelling Myths About Witchcraft

Dispelling Myths About Witchcraft

Zanna Ingram, Reporter

November 1, 2019

In past decades, a common theme in pop culture has been stories depicting  witchcraft. Years of movies, television shows, music and fashion surrounding Wiccan culture have led to a multitude of stigmas. From the Salem Witch Trials to the Wicked Witch of the West, society’s perception of magic ...

Photo Gallery: Gymnastics

Photo Gallery: Gymnastics

Elana Ho, Photographer

October 30, 2019

Discussion of In-School Racism 2019

Discussion of In-School Racism 2019

Sabrina Castle, Editor-in-Chief

October 30, 2019

Next meeting: November 7

Movie Review: Joker

Movie Review: Joker

Anthony Barberena, Reporter

October 28, 2019

First teased last April, the film "Joker" has since been surrounded by extreme curiosity from movie enthusiasts. The movie serves as an origin story for the classic Batman villain, following a failed stand-up comedian who turns to crime after being crushed by society. Director Todd Phillip describes the...

Photo Gallery: Pink Out

Photo Gallery: Pink Out

Baya Burgess and Elana Ho, Photographer

October 24, 2019

Playoff Prep: Football team makes progress towards state

Playoff Prep: Football team makes progress towards state

Chase Overton, Sports Reporter

October 21, 2019

Free State’s varsity football squad kicked off the season with six wins and one loss, ranking them tied for second in the Sunflower League. Currently, the team is still adjusting to new head coach Kevin Stuart and an unfamiliar playbook. Members possess immense individual talent on both sides of the bal...

Wellness Wednesday

Wellness Wednesday

Evan Sutton, Videographer

October 15, 2019

Photo Gallery: Boys Soccer

Photo Gallery: Boys Soccer

Elana Ho and Baya Burgess, Photographer

October 14, 2019

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